2020 Yamaha YZF-R6 First Look

The Yamaha YZF-R6 is back for 2020 with its MotoGP-inspired bodywork, LED marker lights, and pure R-series styling.Yamaha It’s back! The Yamaha R6 enters its third year of production but arrives unchanged this model year. Following its introduction in 2017 this latest version of the R6 has established itself as one of the most popular […]

The Origins Of Metal Alloys

Human lives are a wonderful series of accidents. Walter Rosenhain was born in Germany, grew up in Australia, and did the work for which he is remembered at England’s National Physical Laboratory. After training as a civil engineer, then devoting himself to problems of optical glass, he took a professor’s advice and applied himself to […]

When The 1969 Kawasaki H1 500cc Triple Was King

This factory-fresh example of an H1 was photographed by Kawasaki a few years ago and described as “perfect.” (Kawasaki archives/) In 1977 I knew when it was last call in the bars two miles away, for I could hear that musical three-cylinder sound of Kawasaki H1s and H2s upshifting away into the night. Today, four […]

AMA Partners with EagleRider: Initiation Fee Waived

A new benefit announced by the American Motorcyclist Association provides members with easy access to the Club EagleRider program, paving the way for more – and more exciting – motorcycling adventures. Club EagleRider is a motorcycle subscription service operated by EagleRider Rentals and Tours that offers a convenient and affordable way to ride a variety […]

2019 Portugal World Superbike Results: Rea/Bautista Split Wins

2019 Portugal World Superbike Results Following the nearly two-month summer break, the 2019 World Superbike Championship continued at Portugal’s Portimao this past weekend for round 10 of 13 in the final stretch of racing. The four-time reigning WorldSBK Champion Jonathan Rea was the favorite, the Northern Irishman having doubled at the Portuguese SBK round the […]

Motorcycle Gadget Watch: Risk Racing Light Mine

Risk Racing Light Mine We all love gadgets, particularly those that are handy, portable, affordable and in some way make life a little easier, right? We love them so much that we’ve told you about some of our favorites in the past in: Our search for the perfect gadget for motorcyclists and their garage, on-the-road, […]